Matthew Pejkovic Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Matthew Pejkovic

Matthew Pejkovic
Matthew Pejkovic's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Matt's Movie Reviews, FILMINK (Australia), Trespass

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/5 86% Wind River (2017) A character driven, perfectly paced, and deeply felt crime thriller.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2017
4/5 72% The Beguiled (2017) A tense, seductive, and wickedly fun southern gothic romp.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2017
4/5 45% Song to Song (2017) Much like a profound homily that can be a bit too long for its own good, Song to Song has much spiritual and emotional substance in its unique style once you tap into its stride. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2017
3/5 48% Rough Night (2017) While there is an ever present ickiness in its premise of murder equals laughs, Rough Night has enough fun with its lowbrow gags to place it above similar comedies.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 21, 2017
4/5 50% The Promise (2017) Equal parts romantic period piece and pointed historical drama. It's also a film with emotional power to go with strong storytelling, sure to haunt the hearts and minds of those who watch it.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 21, 2017
1/5 15% Transformers: The Last Knight (2017) Boggles the mind with its stupefying plot and throw spaghetti on the wall visuals. It is about as Michael Bay a film Michael Bay could Michael Bay. It is nonsense.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2017
4/5 81% Despicable Me 3 (2017) With its combination of Pixar's heart, Looney Toon's zany spirit, and strong characters to build upon with every new chapter, Despicable Me 3 just might be the best of the bunch yet.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2017
3.5/5 48% Churchill (2017) Delves into a little-known facet in the life of the iconic leader with an intimacy that is both stark and engrossing.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2017
4/5 No Score Yet Ellipsis (2017) Wenham takes his audience on a journey that charms with every engrossing minute.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2017
4/5 16% The Mummy (2017) An entertaining action thriller slick in its filmmaking and pulsating with the charisma of its star talent.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2017
3/5 21% The Shack (2017) It's during the intimate moments of this grand conversation between God and his creation where The Shack truly finds it power. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2017
1/5 20% Baywatch (2017) Baywatch makes CHIPS look like Citizen Kane. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2017
4/5 92% Wonder Woman (2017) Wonder Woman is not only the best film in the re-birthed DC Film slate, but also a ground-breaking entry into the superhero movie cannon. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted May 29, 2017
3.5/5 67% The Osiris Child: Science Fiction Volume One (2016) An impressively made and well executed Australian sci-fi action thriller. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted May 22, 2017
4/5 71% Alien: Covenant (2017) A tense, sleek, and wholly engrossing splice of Scott's previous two vital entries in the wide-ranging Alien franchise.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted May 7, 2017
4/5 99% Get Out (2017) Approaches a heavy topic issue with seriousness, yet never lets it overweigh the entertaining, engrossing nature of his story.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted May 4, 2017
4/5 81% Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) How Gunn handles the topic of fatherhood within the sphere of a big budget comic book movie is to be commended, and just might bring on a few tears.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2017
4/5 67% Free Fire (2017) Well edited, shot and written, Free Fire hits all its targets, an action thriller sure to make audiences gasp and giggle with ease.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2017
3.5/5 100% The Dark Tapes (2017) McQuown is to be commended for willing to do something different with horror tropes that have become stale through constant repetition. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2017
3.5/5 87% Their Finest (2017) Sherfig perfectly balances the comedic romance & period drama elements to make Their Finest a pleasantly entertaining watch. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2017
4/5 80% Colossal (2017) Stakes its claim as one of the better and unique monster movies to stomp its way across the big screen.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2017
3.5/5 66% The Fate of the Furious (2017) A stupendous mash of soap opera dramatics and gloriously over the top action. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2017
4/5 76% Kong: Skull Island (2017) Perfectly treads the line between big budget VFX cinema & b-grade exploitation.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2017
2/5 16% CHIPS (2017) Whatever slither of potential appears on screen is just as quickly brushed away by a comedic tone that while familiar, is incredibly lowbrow even in this post Hangover age. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2017
2.5/5 45% Ghost in the Shell (2017) For a film that is constantly obsessed with the notion of identity and the soul, Ghost in the Shell is a film lacking personality and spirit‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2017
3.5/5 90% The Lego Batman Movie (2017) LEGO interpretations should always be seen as positive spoofs, and The LEGO Batman Movie is as potent and funny a roast as you can find. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2017
4.5/5 93% Logan (2017) Logan has bite that leaves a mark. Surprisingly, that biggest mark is left on the heart.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2017
3.5/5 74% Trolls (2016) Filled with vibrant imagery & wall to wall with choice pop song selections, there is much to like yet not quite enough to fall head first in love with.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2017
3.5/5 74% The Witches of Eastwick (1987) There have been many portrayals of the Prince of Darkness in cinema, yet Nicholson's "horny little Devil" is a standout.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2017
4/5 74% Nocturnal Animals (2016) Revenge never looked as good, nor felt as intense, as it does in Ford's capable hands.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2017
4/5 67% Life (2017) The kind of popcorn munching scare fest that features just the right amount of tension and plot-twists to keep things lively.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2017
4/5 No Score Yet Rough Stuff (2017) A highly entertaining, full throttle action adventure with much personality to boot.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2017
4/5 87% A Monster Calls (2017) The power of parable and grim realities of grieving take centre stage in A Monster Calls, a potent mash of gritty coming of age drama and Gothic fantasy that once again displays the strong visual and storytelling talents of director J.A. Bayona.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
1.5/5 55% Rules Don't Apply (2016) A tonally awkward, poorly edited and overlong mess of a film, Rules Don't Apply is a bust of a comeback from filmmaker Warren Beatty, whose overwrought direction is matched by his over the top performance as notorious Hollywood recluse Howard Hughes.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
5/5 85% Silence (2017) While the silence of the mainstream media in covering the issue of Christian persecution is deafening, a film such as Silence serves as a powerful reminder of faith tested, faith tortured, and faith defined, yet never faith destroyed.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
4/5 92% Hidden Figures (2017) Not only an entertaining and heartfelt story, but an informative and important one as well. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
4/5 34% Live By Night (2017) A sprawling gangster movie epic that demonstrates Affleck's deft hand at tense, action filled filmmaking, and presenting characters in constant conflict with who they are and the environment they have cornered themselves into.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
4/5 86% Lion (2016) Patel brilliantly portrays a young man adrift in a sea of uncertainty towards his identity, haunted by a past he barely survived and guilt ridden over loving a family he barely knew. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
4/5 89% Jackie (2016) An incredibly immersive experience that is hard to shake after the credits role, a film that illuminates and moves in its artistry and its spirit.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
1.5/5 13% Collateral Beauty (2016) Substitutes the necessary elements of personality and tangible emotion for overblown, new-age schmaltz, that manages to pull off the feat of being pompous and stale at the same time.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
3.5/5 83% A United Kingdom (2017) Amma Asante has established herself as a filmmaker and storyteller able to convey a strong sense of time and place, breathing life into the characters within whose plight is high on stakes worth investing in. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
3/5 60% Allied (2016) Pitt's performance in Allied is a watching-the-gears-turn curiosity, that although conjures some genuinely raw and compelling moments of brilliance, if often undercut by more moments of over thinking his role.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
4/5 73% Sing (2016) This joyous, toe tapping and charming tale hits all the right notes to make for a smile on your face infectious tapestry of song, colour and feelgood vibes.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
4/5 93% La La Land (2016) What makes these moments of mouth-a-gap wonder truly great is the beating heart of a love story that gives La La Land that depth and momentum and demands an investment of heart and soul. In Chazelle's hands, it's a safe investment indeed.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
1.5/5 18% Assassin's Creed (2016) A cold, boring and confusing action fantasy of little redeeming quality, Assassins Creed marks career worst work from all involved, made uglier by an anti-Catholicism inherent in the game series it is based upon.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2016
2.5/5 31% Passengers (2016) Problem is the lack of stakes and a troubling moral core in the motivations of their characters that hangs like a dark cloud throughout what, with the right amount of tinkering during the films development, could have resulted in a much better movie.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2016
4/5 85% Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) Earns its intergalactic stripes as a Star Wars spin-off of visual gumption and gritty action filmmaking, securing its place as the glue between trilogies in this ever-expanding space saga.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2016
4/5 85% The Patriarch (Mahana) (2016) A wonderfully filmed and performed story of family and legacy brought to life through beautiful classic movie strokes.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2016
4/5 84% The Founder (2017) An infectiously entertaining performance from Michael Keaton highlights a true-life story about business at its most ruthless and entrepreneurship at its most pure.‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2016
4.5/5 93% Arrival (2016) Arrival speaks to our tenacious need to know just who we are and why we are here. In that search we look to the stars, we pray to the heavens, we seek answers within ourselves and the environment around us. ‐ Matt's Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Dec 15, 2016